Daniel D. Matthews


(302) 425-4680 F

Dan is a partner in the Delaware Corporate Counseling Group. Dan advises public and private corporations on a wide range of Delaware corporate law matters, including corporate governance issues as well as the Delaware aspects of corporate transactions.  Dan’s work involves a variety of complex transactions, including mergers and acquisitions, preferred stock investments and other financing transactions.  Dan also provides advice to boards of directors and committees of independent directors on their fiduciary duties.

In addition, Dan’s practice involves counseling corporations on the technical requirements of the Delaware General Corporation Law (“DGCL”) and he regularly advises corporations on Delaware’s recently adopted statutory ratification procedure.  Dan also provides formal legal opinions on issues involving Delaware corporate law. 

A frequent writer on Delaware corporate law, Dan is the author of the Bloomberg BNA Corporate Practice Series Portfolio The Delaware Corporation: Legal Aspects of Organization and Operation

Professional Activities

  • American Bar Association
  • Delaware State Bar Association


Morris Nichols Promotes Kate Betterly, Brian Egan, Michael Flynn and Dan Matthews to Partner

Wilmington, DE (December 26, 2017) – Morris, Nichols, Arsht & Tunnell LLP is pleased to announce that Kate Betterly, Brian Egan, Michael Flynn and Dan Matthews will become partners, effective January 1, 2018.  “We are thrilled that these outstanding attorneys will be partners at Morris Nichols, and we congratulate them on reaching this... Continue Reading